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Mayor's 3-vote victory stands as Unicoi Co. Election Commission certifies results

August 20th, 2014 10:13 am by Brad Hicks

Larry Rose says he won't seek a recount.

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'No Comment': Lunceford won't talk about raises dished out by sheriff he ousted in election

'No Comment': Lunceford won't talk about raises dished out by sheriff he ousted in election

August 22nd, 2014 11:30 am by John Thompson

The raises will make the budget more difficult for Lunceford, who has already announced he will fill the chief deputy position with James Parrish, who bowed out of the sheriff's race before the primary in May and threw his support to Lunceford.

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Write-in quagmire: Carter Co. election results certified

Write-in quagmire: Carter Co. election results certified

August 19th, 2014 9:24 am by John Thompson

It was one of the most difficult elections in several years because of the length of the ballot and the active campaigns of four write-in candidates.

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State primary, local general election saw 9-percent boost in turnout

State primary, local general election saw 9-percent boost in turnout

August 8th, 2014 10:43 pm by Gary B. Gray

The total number of votes cast in Washington County Thursday for the state primary and county general election topped the 2010 total by 1,649 votes, or 9.2 percent.

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Shipley out: Big shakeup in Kingsport politics

Shipley out: Big shakeup in Kingsport politics

August 8th, 2014 11:25 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

Challenger Bud Hulsey easily upset incumbent state Rep. Tony Shipley in the Tennessee 2nd House District GOP Primary on Thursday.

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Holsclaw Jr. beats Veeneman in 4th state house primary

Holsclaw Jr. beats Veeneman in 4th state house primary

August 8th, 2014 12:19 am by Staff Reports

John B. Holsclaw Jr. ran a strong race in Carter and Unicoi counties to defeat Judy Veeneman in the primary race for the 4th House of Representatives district Thursday.

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Unicoi roundup: 5 new faces on County Commission

Unicoi roundup: 5 new faces on County Commission

August 8th, 2014 12:13 am by Brad Hicks

It was already known that big changes were in store for the Unicoi County Commission with Thursday's general election, and five new members will join the nine-member panel.

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Harris ousts Wolfe on state GOP committee

Harris ousts Wolfe on state GOP committee

August 8th, 2014 12:08 am by Max Hrenda

Tennessee's Republican Executive Committee received a new member after District 3's challenger earned a strong showing of support from Carter County.

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Lunceford defeats incumbent Carter Co. Sheriff Mathes in rematch

Lunceford defeats incumbent Carter Co. Sheriff Mathes in rematch

August 8th, 2014 12:05 am by Nathan Baker

Retired State Trooper Dexter Lunceford again fended Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes to take the incumbent's seat in Thursday night's General Election.

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Lightning rod state Sen. Stacey Campfield blasted out in primary

Lightning rod state Sen. Stacey Campfield blasted out in primary

August 7th, 2014 11:56 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Controversial lawmaker who often drew the ire of his own GOP colleagues

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Washington County roundup: County Commission, School Board shaken up

Washington County roundup: County Commission, School Board shaken up

August 7th, 2014 11:55 pm by Max Hrenda and Gary B. Gray

Though Thursday's election saw plenty of shake-ups, landslides and upsets, certain offices were secure before voters went to the polls.

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